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Elite Law Solicitors incorporates HM Law Costs Draftsmen Ltd and

Free Seminar On Cyber Security For Law Firms & Everything You Need To Know About The New J Codes

When: 17th February 2016 - 9am to 12pm

Where: The IBM Centre, SE1 9PZ, London

The content of this event will firstly be focused on Cyber Security and will present the best tactics of keeping your data safe online. Cyber security is of paramount importance to solicitors.

Secondly this event will focus on the New format Bill of Costs and the introduction of the J Codes and how this will effect the day to day running of a Solicitor's case load as well as to how to best adapt to the changes.

Why you should attend it?

The issues are highly topical and highly relevant for legal practitioners who want to be fully prepared for the changes and challenges that the new year will bring.

During this seminar, the speakers will share from their practical experience of helping firms in these complex areas. 

About the speakers

Osman Ismail has been steering the direction of DPS Software for more than 30 years. His leadership transformed the legal software house into the only UK-based legal technology provider to offer a holistic IT solution for law firms. DPS is Cyber Essentials certified and ISO 27001:2013 accredited, currently protecting the data of more than 140 firms whose data is hosted on DPS’s servers. He is a regular speaker at events such as Legalex, Securing the Law Firm and Law BizTech where he  recently addressed the topic of Cyber Security.

James Scozzi and John Mistri are specialists in costs with over 45 years combined experience. James is the Managing Partner of Elite and is a specialist in high value claims having prepared Bills in a variety of areas (some in excess of 5 million pounds) with a particular interest in clinical negligence. James was most recently a speaker at the annual ACL Conference. He is also a committee member of the Surrey Law Society.

John’s specialities are in relation to solicitor and own client disputes and non-contentious disputes. He is responsible for the supervision of all Detailed Assessment hearings at Elite,  attending many of those hearings personally. John has been involved in very high value assessments, prepared expert evidence for security for costs claims and has been involved in numerous high value group litigation claims and assisted with the highest valued claim from public funds in the Isle of Man. John is also an ADR Group Accredited Civil & Commercial Mediator.

Format of the Seminar

Two 1 hour sessions will be held throughout the duration of the morning with refreshments in between and an opportunity to network.

If you are becoming increasingly concerned about the security of your data and the introduction of the J Codes then please register by contacting us at